Skip to main content

About your Search

20121129
20121207
STATION
MSNBCW 3
WRC (NBC) 3
KQED (PBS) 2
MSNBC 2
WBAL (NBC) 2
CNN 1
CNNW 1
KGO (ABC) 1
KPIX (CBS) 1
KQEH (PBS) 1
KRCB (PBS) 1
KTVU (FOX) 1
WETA 1
WJZ (CBS) 1
WMPT (PBS) 1
( more )
LANGUAGE
English 24
Search Results 0 to 23 of about 24 (some duplicates have been removed)
CBS
Dec 6, 2012 4:00am PST
arrangements have not been announced yet for dave brubeck. he died at age 81. he's known for revitalizing jazz through his distinct sound. >> reporter: dave brubeck's music was a defining sound in clubs in the '50s and '60s. a "time" magazine story in 1954 described him as a wigging cat with a far out wail. >> are thereny rules? >> you bet there are and the rules of jazz would scare you to death. >> reporter: the son of a california cattle rancher and classical trained pianist, brubeck had a natural ear for melodies. he told walter cronkite -- >> it's like a baseball player or any athlete. he's only good when he instinctively does the right thing. >> the dave brubeck quartet signature tune "take 5" appeared on their landmark album "time out." released in 1959 it was the first jazz album to sell a million copies. the opening cut "blue rondo a la turk ts" was taken from the street in kabul. throughout his career, brubeck was an ambassador for music. in 1988 he play at the reagan i. throughout his career, brubeck was an ambassador for music. in 1988 he play at the reagan /gorbachev summit in mosc
PBS
Dec 6, 2012 12:00am PST
know 99% dead. ♪ >> ifill: and we close with a remembrance of jazz great dave brubeck who died today, one day shy of his 92nd birthday. >> woodruff: that's all ahead on tonight's newshour. major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: and with the ongoing support of these institutions and foundations. and... this program was made possible by the corporation for public broadcasting. and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. >> ifill: the nation's third- largest bank, citigroup, announced big job cuts as it continues to scale back in the wake of the financial crisis. the 11,000 employees to be laid off worldwide, make up about 4% of the company's workforce. more than 6,000 of those jobs are in consumer banking. the move comes less than two months since a shakeup at citi ousting former c.e.o., vikram pandit. he was succeeded by michael corbat. the bank nearly collapsed during the crisis and ultimately received bailouts totaling $45 billion, money that citi has since repaid. roben farzhad has long watched the changes at citi for bloomberg "busi
NBC
Dec 5, 2012 7:00pm EST
brubeck, his modern masterpiece, written in time when most of jazz was in 4-4 time. dave brubeck died today on his way to an appointment at his cardiologist when his heart stopped beating, we lost a great musician and a nice man. he grew up in a household where radio was forbidden, his mother said if you want to listen to music you should play it. so he did, he first studied to be a veterinarian, but gave it up to be a musician, he played in combat zones across europe. he toured the world with his group, his music caught fire. he was only the second jazz musician after louis armstrong, to appear on the cover of "time" magazine. one of the great nights of his life came three years ago when he was honored at the kennedy center and got to watch his own sons perform music on stage. on. dave brubeck, american master, was one day short of his 92nd birthday. >>> and jack brooks has died, had was a student of texas, an enemy of richard nixon, attacked government waste all his life. he was pro labor, pro guns and pro district funds. he was in the vehicle when president kennedy was killed in da
ABC
Dec 6, 2012 1:40am PST
world. music pioneer dave brubeck passed away yesterday. he revolutionized jazz to put it simply. he was best known for the song "take five" which was the biggest selling jazz single of all time. dave brubeck, 91, would have turned 92, in fact, today. >>> and pot is now legal in washington state, but there are a lot of questions -- what are you doing? about when it is okay to smoke it. you can have it. but you can't smoke it in public. however, police say arresting people for doing so is low on their priority list. while it is okay to smoke, you can't buy it legally right now. i am thoroughly confused. so that could put the police in the tricky position of letting buyers go. but arresting the dealer. things won't become clear until next december when the state starts regulating pot. >> we'll then be able to give clear direction to law enforcement if it is not licensed by the state of washington it is fair game. >> okay. so other quirky questions about the new law. you must be 21 to use it. you can't grow it. and even though it is legal, your company can still fire you for testing pos
MSNBC
Dec 6, 2012 2:30am PST
're hearing now. "take five" of dave brubeck. he died yesterday of heart failure just one day shy of his 92nd birthday. a composer and pianist, he redefined american jazz in the 1950s and '60s and was a jazz pop star. "take five" was the first jazz recording to sell over a million copies. in november of 1954, he played huz way on to the cover of "time" magazine, becoming only the second jazz musician after louie armstrong to make the cover. later in life, he was named a jazz master by the national endowment of the arts and received a kennedy center honor for his contribution to american culture. brubeck is survived by his wife of 70 years, a daughter and four sons who are also musicians. >> that's a legacy. >>> before we head to break, a quick reminder, shoot us an e-mail or tweet us and let us know why in the world you are awake. we'll read the best responses later in the show. still ahead on "way too early," the greg mcelroy era is over. mark sanchez is announced as the starter this weekend at jacksonville with tebow as the backup. >> why would you want greg mcelroy to play this week? he on
Current
Dec 6, 2012 3:00am PST
tweeted us and wanted to let us know that dave brubeck was nominated for a grammy yesterday. he died and then hours later, he was nominated for best instrumental composition. it is a song he did ansel adams america, symphonic piece he wrote with his son chris. he did get a grammy nomination last night. >> the votes will be in. i love dave brubeck. >> bill: take five. one of the great jazz pieces -- >> of all time. >> bill: absolutely. congresswoman, the whole thing it seems to me, i don't understand the difficulty when you have a bill that would give 100% of americans everybody gets a tax cut january 1 up to first $250,000 of your income. which, for the middle class is more than they could ever hope to have. >> you're right. and this is the way it should be defined. i think sometimes in the public, people talk about the $250,000 as though it isn't everyone. it's everyone getting a tax cut up to $250,000. >> bill: the senate has passed it with a bipartisan vote. the president i keep making this point the president
NBC
Dec 6, 2012 7:00am EST
neighbor. >>> music legend dave brubeck is being remembered today for bringing jazz to the people. he died just a day shy of his 92nd birthday. perhaps best known for his ground breaking hit "take five." ♪ that cut released in 1959 was on the first -- one of the first jazz albums to sell more than 1 million copies. and that song's still so rel vent to so many generations. 7:09 now back to savannah, matt, and al. >> used to play that a lot at my house. >> natalie, thank you. >> it was magic. >> that's cool. >>> all right. let's get our first check of the weather this morning. >> we're still dealing with wet weather and our friends in the pacific northwest. more pacific moisture coming on in. and so we are going to be looking at another 1 to 2 inches of rain, anywhere from 1 to 2 feet of snow in the cascades, bitter root mountains looking at anywhere from 6 to 9 inches of snow. and more showers in the upper midwest with some icy conditions in the u.p. of michigan, plenty of sunshine through southern california, look for fog along the southeastern atlantic coast. plenty of sunshine here in
NBC
Dec 5, 2012 6:00pm EST
, ambassador if you will who stretched the bound ris of jazz has died. dave brubeck would have turned 92 years old tomorrow. ♪ quartet released the classic "take five" back in 1959. that is not "take five." the album "time-out" was the first jazz album to explore that particular tempo in music. it is quite complex. brubeck became the first jazz musician to be featured on the cover of "time" magazine. that bothered him, though, because he figured that duke ellington should have been on that magazine cover. brubeck was also named a kennedy center honoree on his 89th birthday. >>> an iraqi veteran in maryland is going to have a brighter christmas, and get a sense of what it's like to be neighborly. jeff lopez, one of the last u.s. soldiers to return home from iraq, a crew began putting up holiday lights on every corner of his home today. a man in his community donated the decorations and the labor and sergeant lopez says it feels good. he feels appreciated. his wife says the lights will help make it a christmas to be remembered. >>> we matter on this sport scenes, don't we. >> you know, it's a
FOX
Dec 6, 2012 5:00am EST
in. we'll let you know the details after the break. stay with us.  >>> dave brubeck has died. he passed away yesterday in connecticut of heart failure just one day before his 92nd birthday. brubeck began his jazz career in 1942. he was the first modern jazz musician to be on the cover of time magazine. brubeck's hit, take five, became the first jazz record to sell a million copies and has never gone out of the print since its release in 1959. >> that is pretty impressive. a true legend. >> so that would mean today is his birthday. >> i heard he actually died. they were taking him to the heart doctor and when he went into school, they said as long as you -- he could not read music. they said as long as you never teach and after being such an icon, they were begging him to come and teach. >>> mother nature is getting a heck of a reputation around here from dishing up the 70s to bringing us right back to 40s. you don't mess around with mother nature. let's take a look. here also look at our sky conditions for you. she is bringing it in calm today though, plenty of sunsh
MSNBC
Dec 5, 2012 10:00am PST
. ♪ >> and take five, to remember one of the greatest innovators jazz has known, composure dave brubeck, died a day short of his 92nd birthday. ♪ >> good day. i'm andrea mitchell live in washington. we begin with the fallout from a senate vote that seemed to underscore everything that is wrong with capitol hill. the senate's rejection of an international treaty to guarantee equal rights for people with disabilities based on what has been american law since the first bush presidency 22 years ago. the treaty supported by every democrat and eight republicans, came five votes short of passage of the required 66 needed for ratification. 38 republicans voted no despite the return to the floor of former majority leader bob dole only days out of the hospital. there at the age of 89 to rally support from his former friends including orrin hatch, cluck grassley, mitch mcconnell and thad cochran but they voted it down. the floor manager john kerry called it one of the saddest days in his nearly 28 days in the senate which he says is broken and dysfunctional. the chairman of the foreign relations commi
CNN
Dec 5, 2012 1:00pm PST
little while ago talking about the legendary dave brubeck who was a friend of mr. cosbys, and bill cosby said, as he said before, that racism is just a waste of time. and how dave brubeck knew it, lived, he had a basist who because of this man, he said no to about two dozen different venues in and around the south, because they would not allow his basist in to play. he died one day shy of his 92nd birthday. wolf blitzer in the situation room starts now. >>> thanks very much. happening now, congress takes a chance looking bad by leaving town before making a deal on the fiscal cliff. what's going on? if you take an aspirin to prevent heart trouble check the labor. our own dr. sanjay gupta tells us what a new study says about the effects of coated tablets. we'll also hear what happened during in flight emergency during one of the world's newest high-tech planes. i'm wolf blitzer, you're in the situation room. >>> with just 27 days to go until all of us are hit with tax increases, takes it across the board a cut of $55 billion. people have it in their power to avoid the so-called fisca
FOX
Dec 5, 2012 7:00am PST
-- bru-- dave brubeck. i believe he has ties to the bay area. >> his father had a cattle ranch out to the concord pavilion. >> yeah, yeah. >> his dad's up in the lucky store in concord if you want to see it. >> all right. just happened. >>> that's our report this morning. we thank you for trusting ktvu channel 2 news. >> be sure to watch the noon news for more on the stormy weather in the bay area. and here comes t k. male announcer ] everyone loves to dunk. ♪ [ game announcer ] will he dunk it? yes, he will. [ male announcer ] mcdonald's tender, juicy chicken mcnuggets in creamy ranch and spicy buffalo sauce. just $4.99 for 20 of your favorite chicken mcnuggets. ♪ [ game announcer ] will he dunk it? yes, he will. [ male announcer ] more ways to love mcnuggets. ♪
CBS
Dec 6, 2012 7:00am EST
on and an oversight. no two ways around it. >> i don't let the moment past without remembers dave brubeck. >> we lost at 91 years old did so much. in a moment where jazz was still part of popular music, did so much to introduce the young generation to the young sound of the cool jazz he played so well and beautifully, and he will be missed. a legend. >> thank you joe levy >>> our local weather is starting off on the sunny side, all be it a bit chilly. we will go up to a daytime high of just around 47. it will be a full day of sunshine. we'll call it seasonably chilly. our normal high is 48. some clouds over night. 31 degrees is right on target for the normal over night low. tomorrow some clouds and showers in t >>> anderson cooper had a scare last week losing his eyesight during a "60 minutes" story. we'll talk to him about that. he's here looking pretty good. anderson cooper is with us. so are his baby blues. coming up next on cbs "this morning." >>> this portion of cbs "this morning" sponsored by aarp. fighting to keep social security strong your generations to come. talk about the o
MSNBC
Dec 6, 2012 3:00am PST
. it made jazz popular in the united states. dave brubeck dying yesterday. >> a great musician. >> little-known fact, the guy that played stand-up bass for him the last ten years, mike allen. >> is that right? >> nobody knew that. allen. yes, he plays it and spins that thing around. >> oh, i love when he does that, slaps the back of it. >> he also, for a year and a half, when the stray cats went over to london. >> mike ailen? >> stand-up bassist for the stray cats. >> the boy's got range. >> very flexible. >> stray cat strut. >> "the playbook," so much else going on. >> he also has -- a lot of people made that mistake, that were sort of around that stray cats group -- >> okay, getting old. >> -- a lot of tattoos. he wishes he could have those years back. brian seltzer. >> i wish i could have this time back. >> it was 1981, though. >> it was the thing do-to-do. he's also the chief white house correspondent for "politico." >> he's busy! >> mike allen with a look at the "playbook." >> good morning. that strut is on youtube, so check it out. >> oh, wow. we'll have to look that up. all right,
Search Results 0 to 23 of about 24 (some duplicates have been removed)